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The Royal Oak

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09/05/2017 10/05/2017
1 room 2 adults 0 children
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Lincoln, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed one night while visiting the area. Sonia and Ian made us very welcome and the location was great for being able to drive in and out of Durham. The room was spacious with a countryside view, bed comfortable and we enjoyed having a friendly drink with the hosts and a few locals when we got back from an...

Thank Neil B
Aberdeen, United Kingdom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Room was very clean Comfy bed and everything worked even the shower . Dog friendly too. Breakfast was fine and there is a lovely walk just across the road through a wooded area teaming with wild life.

Thank vincentl905
Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We stayed here last night. Sonia was very fantastic and made us feel very welcome, the atmosphere was great. Rooms were clean and had everything we needed. The buffet breakfast and full English were superb and just what we needed after a night out. Can Highly recommend.

Thank Karen D
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

We just stayed here this weekend and the welcome and atmosphere was fantastic. Every one is so friendly and the food here is superb. Will be looking forward to staying again. Will had a 60th party on the Saturday night and the buffet was excellent with hit sandwich.

Thank charliedogdog
Reviewed 27 November 2016

Had an absolute fantastic time in the royal oak. We have never been made so welcome. Sonia and her staff are absolutely fantastic. Help yourself buffet breakfast in the morning set us up nicely for the day ahead. Locals are really friendly. Thanks for a great weekend will definitely be back.

Thank Sharan R
Houghton-le-Spring, United Kingdom
Reviewed 31 October 2016

Sonia and Ian great couple we had a great night lovely atmosphere great room and wonderful breakfast Sonia is a joy this is our third time here and never been disapointed We are going to try the next tai night which is very popular so we have been told look forward to that

Thank bernie19522014
Barrow-in-Furness, United Kingdom
Reviewed 21 September 2016

My husband and I booked a two night stay with our dog. A very friendly and warm welcome from the owners Ian and Sonya and their staff . Our room was very clean and comfortable. The traditional pub area was very cozy and comfortable. We ate in the bar both nights . There was an extremely good choice of freshly...

Thank Jackie B
Shipley, United Kingdom
Reviewed 17 September 2016

Stayed for a family event in the area. The room was very clean and comfortable, the views were lovely and the breakfast was delicious and huge. We were made to feel extremely welcome and I would recommend this venue to anyone.

Thank 512cal
Cambridge, United Kingdom
Reviewed 12 September 2016

I stayed here for two nights while visiting friends. And a more friendlier place I couldn't have found. My room was clean and very comfortable. My friends and I ate here on the first night and the food was delicious, plentiful and a very good price. And not just the normal 'pub grub'. The next morning, a Saturday, it was...

Thank DalesWanderer
Reviewed 31 August 2016

We stayed one night on Bank Holiday Monday to break up a journey from the north East back down south, and decided to take in a visit to High Force Waterfall. This was the only B&B for a reasonable price near the area I could find. The outside does not do the pub justice, and my family were concerned what...

Thank Cathy H

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Additional Information about The Royal Oak

Address: 1 Commercial Street | Cornsay, Colliery, Durham DH7 9BN, England
Region: United Kingdom > England > Durham > Durham
Price Range: €45 - €68 (Based on Average Rates for a Standard Room)
Hotel Class:3 star — The Royal Oak 3*
Number of rooms: 5
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“at the back”
bernie19522014, 31 Oct 2016 | Read review
“External rooms are good for those with any mobility problems as there are no stairs but there is a small step up into the shower”
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silversurfer6550, 23 Jul 2016 | Read review
“Room 5 beds amazing.”
142LesleyB, 23 Apr 2016 | Read review
“The room with bunk beds is ideal for families.”
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“The 2 outside chalets are good if you have a dog as its handy for walking”
MULLY1961, 31 Aug 2015 | Read review
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